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This entry is part 20 of 21 in the series Adventure Rider Issue #38

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Motobatt MBTX9U battery

The battery for the Suzuki DR650! Plus 296 other bikes.

• Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) technology
• Patented QuadFlex multi-fit terminals
• Fully sealed. Can be mounted and transported in any position
• No initial charging. Install and go, charged right out of the box
• Maintenance-free
• Up to 20 per cent more cold cranking amps (CCA) over a standard battery
• Available via courier delivery as they contain no liquid acid

RRP: $97
Available from: Your local motorcyclestore or online from

Adventure Moto fuel bags

Adventure Rider Magazine is using one of these!

• Durable, welded, fuel-grade bladder
• Ballistic-nylon sleeve with webbing daisy-chain anchor points and handles
• Available in eight-litre and five-litre sizes
• Supplied with a screw-on EZ Pour spout
• Can be easily attached to a tail rack or mounted on a tail pack or pannier using adjustable ROK Pak Straps

RRP: From $129 – $149
Available from: AdventureMoto

MotoDry Rallye jacket

An adventure-ready jacket with reinforced shoulder and elbows and heaps of protection.

• 600D H/D construction
• Dual liner system (detachable waterproof and thermal liners)
• Fold-open clip-air system
• Safety reflectives
• Jacket/pants zip
• Fleece-lined hand-warmer pockets (plus large front pockets)
• Rear jacket pocket
• Available in sizes S – 5XL

RRP: $299.95
Available from: Moto National Accessories

Ogio Baja 2L hydration pack

An ergonomic padded back with directional airflow for a comfortable, all-day hydration pack.

• Anti-sloshing hydration-bladder compartment with hook-and-loop secure strap
• Top-fill closure and anti-slosh stabilising handle
• Insulated cooler fabric lining
• Large front compartment
• Upper zippered felt-lined electronics pocket
• Expandable front storage pocket
• Dual compression straps
• Two expandable side mesh pockets for quick access storage

RRP: $169.95
Available from: All good motorcycle retailers

Bajaworx Rally windscreen for DRZ/KLR Gen 2

Fits right against the cowling and directs the wind around the rider.

• Available in clear and a mild tint for the DR/DRZ and clear for the KLR
• Moulded using durable, lightweight, 3.5mm polycarbonate
• High-impact strength and shatter-resistant
• Superior light-transmission quality
• Mounts quickly and easily
• Made in the USA

RRP: From $139.95
Available from: Adventure Bike Australia

Andy Strapz Inna Pakz

A two-part, zippered and hinged pack.

• Keep things in order and ready for the end of the day
• Made of tough nylon fabric with a waterproof bonded backing
• One half covered with clear PVC and the other with mesh
• Each half has a capacity of about four litres
• Ideal for moving clean gear to dirty, or dry to damp, as each day progresses
• Slips in and out of panniers or rack bags easily
• Hangs from clothes hooks in bathrooms or hotel rooms
• The two halves close with velcro strips

RRP: $45 plus postage
Available from: Andy Strapz
Phone: (03) 9786 3445

RoxSpeed FX ’bar risers

Make your machine fit you, not the other way around.

• Full range of adjustment allows the rider to find their own individual ’bar position.
• Pivots backward or forward based on rider preference
• Lifetime warranty 
• Made in the USA
• Fitment chart available on the website to find the model that fits your bike

RRP: $159
Available from: Motorcycle Adventure Products

Progrip 737 Rally grips

From ‘the race passion’ company.

• Soft compound rally grips
• Ultra rubber to avoid blisters on long endurance rides
• Available in black

RRP: $19.95
Find your nearest dealer: contact-dealers

Ténéré 700 lowering kit

• Suspension link kit to lower the riding position
• Provides easier ground access
• Lowers riding position by 18mm
• Combine with the Low Seat, sold separately, for an additional 20mm height reduction
• Perfect for shorter riders

RRP: $162.70
Available from: ShopYamaha or your local Yamaha Dealership

Forma Terrain TX Enduro boots

Basic, lightweight, motocross-style boots designed and manufactured in Europe.

• 12 months warranty
• CE-level protection
• FCS pivot design
• Folding Pro alloy buckle
• Enduro anti-slip lug sole
• Leather and synthetic
• Injection-moulded protection
• Mid-sole with steel shank

RRP: $434.95
Available from:

2020 BMW R1250GS and GSA radiator-guard set

The essential aftermarket part for the hardcore adventure rider.

• Easy to fit
• Lightweight and does not restrict air flow
• Made from 6060 T1 – T5 aluminium
• Available in black and polished alloy
• Three-year worldwide warranty
• Australian made
• Video fitting instructions available

RRP: $259. On special for $184
Available from: Rad Guard
Phone: (02) 6658 0060

Akrapovic titanium slip-on muffler for the Ténéré 700

Creates an exciting and unmistakable sound.

• Weighs 2.3kg less than OE exhaust
• Pairs perfectly with optional header, sold separately
• Carbon-fibre heat shield and muffler clamp
• Exclusive Ténéré 700 logo decal

RRP: $1149
Available from: ShopYamaha or your local Yamaha dealership

Alpinestars SM8 helmet

The editor’s first choice for a hot ride.

• Shell construction utilises a multi-composite combination of layers
• Combination of layers is given better performance with an epoxy-resin bonding
• Patented system allows the helmet to be tuned to the rider’s preference for height and angle
• MIPS is incorporated to reduce rotational motion energies
• Side cheek padding can be extracted efficiently and safely while the helmet is still on the rider’s head
• Weight of SM8 is 1300g for medium size
• ECE approved
• Sizes: XS – 2XL

RRP: $649.95
Available from: All motorcycle stores

DriRider Vortex Adventure 2 jacket

A three-layer system configures the jacket to suit any weather.

• Polyester 900D outer shell with 1200D on shoulders and elbows, PU-coated
• CE armour with high-density foam back pad
• Removable waterproof/breathable liner (15,000mm/7000mm)
• Removable 150g thermal quilted liner
• Mesh comfort liner
• Large chest air vents, arm vents and rear exhaust vents
• Detachable throat coat
• Waist connection zip for pants, three-quarter and short

RRP: $499.95
Available from: Your local motorcycle dealer
Dealer enquiries phone: McLeod Accessories 1300 300 191

REV’IT! Offtrack jacket

Ideal for hot-weather adventure touring.

• Polyester, dull 450D, 3D air mesh and polyester 600D, PWR/shell mesh outer shell
• Detachable thermal liner
• Detachable Hydratex/mesh G-liner
• Seeflex CE Level-2 protection
• Pocket for optional divided chest protector (sold separately)
• Pocket for optional Seesoft CE level-2 Type RV back protector (sold separately)

RRP: $599
Available from: REV’IT! Australia

Enduristan 4X tankbag

Fits almost any dirt, dual-purpose or adventure bike, no matter if the tank is curved or flat.

• Low profile
• Waterproof map pocket (20cm x 15cm)
• Red lining for high visibility 
• Waterproof cable ducts to main compartment and map pocket 
• One zipper and one mesh pocket under cover
• Easy fastening, quick removal
• Quick access for refuelling
• No flapping straps
• Washable and easy to clean

RRP: $179
Available from: Motorcycle Adventure Products

Zac Speed Octane Tech vest

Designed to offer an increase in storage for extra gear required on the fly.

• 1680D poly-fabric construction
• YBS water-resistant zips with rubberised all-weather pulls
• EVA Nitrile removeable foam inserts
• CONFIGR8 compatible
• Six storage pockets
• Vented, padded liner
• External, Molle-style webbing slots
• Quad-load harness system
• Weight 0.95kg

RRP: $129.95
Available from:

Denali D7 LED 4.5-inch headlight kit

Comprehensive LED light kit specifically designed for powersports applications.

• High-intensity series Cree LEDs outputting 2190 lumens per kit
• DataDim equipped light pods and harness
• Premium powersports harness with waterproof switch and handlebar switch mount included
• Plug-and-play installation. No wire cutting or splicing required
• DrySeal submersible waterproof light and switch housings
• Impact PC polycarbonate bezels
• LiveActive thermal management keeps the LEDs cool
• Low-profile mounting bracket with stainless-steel hardware included

RRP: $1095
Available from: Your local dealer

Touratech dual USB socket

Connects to your battery and can be attached to the handlebars using the sturdy bracket or built into the bike’s dashboard.

• New discharge protector and short-circuit fuse
• Installation depth (inside) 45mm
• Diameter (inside) 28mm
• Battery connecting cable 170cm
• Waterproof protective cap (IPX6)
• Blue indicator light (when voltage present)
• Input: 12V-24V DC
• Output: 5V DC, 2A

RRP: $68.24
Available from:

TCX Clima Surround boots

Ground-breaking technology in the motorcycle footwear market.

• Breathes through the soles as well as through its abrasion-resistant cordura fabric upper
• Full sock Goretex liner
• High-grip sole with multiple, cast-in ventilation holes
• Lining is completely waterproof yet offers amazing levels of breathability
• Perfect for hot conditions, touring and adventure touring
• CE-certified
• Available in sizes 40-48

RRP: $449
Available from: Selected stockists

ATG (All Terrain Gear) collapsible grill

Cook anywhere you can light a fire.

• Made in South Africa from 304 surgical stainless steel
• Precision design
• True multifunctionality
• Waterproof grid bag
• Limited lifetime warranty
• 34.5cm x 21cm with 3mm DIA 304 stainless wire
• Aluminium pole: 65cm
• Weight: 700grams

RRP: $84.95
Available from: AdventureMoto

Dainese D-Explorer 2 Goretex jacket

A two-in-one with removable Goretex 45mm insulated jacket that can be used separately.

• Anti-floating sleeve adjustment
• Elasticated inserts
• Jacket-pants fastening system
• Neck adjustment
• Quick-fit zip sleeves adjustments
• Sleeves adjustment
• Waist adjustment
• Wrist adjustment

RRP: $1199.95
Available from: All good motorcycle retailers

Daytona Arrow Sport GTX short boots

A sporty, short boot which is light and comfortable.

• Waterproof and breathable Goretex climate membrane
• Textile lining (80% polyamide, 20% polyester)
• Plastic-reinforced inner sole with hot-galvanised steel shank
• Anatomically shaped ventilated insole (forefoot thickness two millimetre.)
• Rubber sole with sporty profile
• Two side zippers for comfortable step-in
• Ankle protection on both sides, padded inside with open-cell special foam
• Sizes 36 to 49

RRP: $499
Available from: Made in Germany Pty Ltd
Phone: (02) 8004 6083

FunnelWeb foam filter for KTM790

Replaces the stock paper filter on KTM 790 Adventures

• Replaceable foam inserts available
• Double the surface area of most regular filters
• Australian made and owned
• 12-month warranty
• Available January 2020

Available from: Lusty Industries

Dalby Moto KTM790 Adventure S and R pannier racks

Tough gear from Dalby Moto.

• Built low and forward of the rear axle
• Complements bikes’ low fuel-tank design
• Premium lightweight riding feel
• Pannier racks for all other popular KTM, Honda and Yamaha models are available

RRP: $435 plus postage
Available from: Dalby Moto

Motoplug mount for wireless chargeable phones

Holds and charges a ‘wireless chargeable phone’

• Attach the mount to a round handlebar with a diameter of 22mm to 32mm
• Connect the mount to the bike’s battery, red to positive (+), black to negative (-)
• There is an ON/OFF switch on the back of the holder. When not charging a phone, switch the charger off
• Supplied with an option to mount on a mirror base
• Certified EN 60 529/IP66 (rating for protection against dust and high-pressure water jets)
• Not all phones can be charged wirelessly. Please check your phone can be charged wirelessly before purchasing

RRP: $69.95 plus postage and handling
Available from: Rocky Creek Designs and all good motorcycle stores through Pro Accessories

AGV AX9 Matt Carbon helmet

Lightness, comfort and adaptability.

• Shell in carbon-aramidic-fiberglass in three shell sizes with four-density EPS structure in four sizes
• Integrated ventilation system
• Chin-guard vent removable without tools
• An embracing, pressure-free fit
• All parts are easily removable and washable
• Shalimar and Nabuk fabric neck roll
• Ritmo fabric cheek pads
• Shalimar crown pad

RRP: $899
Available from: All leading motorcycle dealerships

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